Calendar of Events

Please note that all of the events in the 2020-2021 Season will be presented virtually through our new Members-Only platform, SFS Online. Access to SFS Online is included in all levels of Flute Society membership. Become a member, renew, or upgrade your membership here. Access SFS Online here. Current members should look for an email in early September for login information.

2020-2021 Season

Introducing SFS Online!


8th Annual Young Artist Competition

2020 Finalists Present Complete Programs Online

Finalists: Joyce Lee, Yi Xiang, Jungah Yoon

Adjudicators: Demarre McGill, Christina Medawar, Sarah Bassingthwaighte

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Presented via SFS Online


Felix Skowronek Memorial Series

Presentations, Workshops, and More!

November 1: Evan Pengra Sult, Pacific Northwest Ballet

November 15: Erik Nugent, FluteWorks Seattle

December 6: SFS Holiday Party (All Members Concert)

January 10: Flute Health and Wellness with Melissa Thomas

January 24: Jacqueline Cordova-Arrington, Professor of Flute at the University of Oregon

February 7: Flutes of the World: Brazilian Choro with Kristine Rominski

Sundays at 2:00pm

Presented via SFS Online



Frank and Lu Horsfall Competition

Friday, March 12, 2021, 5:00pm

Dr. Catherine Ramirez in Recital: Perseverance and the Musical Environment of BIPOC and Women Composers

music by Valerie Coleman, Allison Loggins-Hull, Antonio Lauro, Ulysses Kay, and others

Saturday, March 13, 2021, 9:00am-3:30pm

Lower Division Finals | Adjudicator: Martha Long

twenty talented flutists in grades 6-9 compete for top honors


Sunday, March 14, 2021, 9:30am-4:00pm


Upper Division Finals | Adjudicator: Dr. Catherine Ramirez

twenty talented flutists in grades 10-12 compete for top honors

Presented via SFS Online



2021 Seattle Flute Festival with Valerie Coleman


Recitals, Workshops, and Presentations, including the 9th Annual Young Artist Competition;

Horsfall Winners, Young Members, and Flute Choir Recitals; Weeping Willow Grant Presentation;

SFS Raffle; and the world premiere of Ken Benshoof’s BitterSweet


Saturday & Sunday, April 10 & 11, 2020

Presented via SFS Online




2019-2020 Season

Celebrating 40 Years!


Flute Celebration Day

Featuring Local Flute Sections and Flute Music by Local Composers

Sunday, September 22, 2019, 2:00-4:30 PM

Music Center of the Northwest (901 N 96th Street, Seattle, WA 98103)


Felix Skowronek Memorial Event

Guest Artists: Leonard Garrison, flute; Roger McVey, piano; James Reid, guitar

Special tribute to SFS Founder Felix Skowronek in celebration of our

40th Anniversary Season

Sunday, November 3, 2019, 2:00-5:15 PM

University of Washington, Brechemin Auditorium

Seattle Flute Society Flute Choir Performance

Sunday, November 10, 2019, 4:00 PM

Northminster Presbyterian Church

Seattle Flute Society Flute Choir Performance

Sunday, November 17, 2019, 4:00 PM

The Kenney, West Seattle

Seattle Flute Society Flute Choir at Lights of Christmas

Sunday, December 14, 2019, 6:45 PM & 8:45 PM

Lights of Christmas, Stanwood

Frank and Lu Horsfall Competition

Upper Division Adjudicator: Dr. Lisa Bost-Sandberg

Lower Division Adjudicator: Dr. Sophia Tegart

Saturday, January 25, 2020, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Seattle Pacific University, Crawford Music Building


Horsfall Guest Artist Recital with Lisa Bost-Sandberg

Sunday, January 26, 2020, 2:00 PM

Seattle Pacific University, Nickerson Studios


Horsfall Winners’ Recital and Reception

Sunday, February 23, 2020, 6:00 PM

University of Washington, Brechemin Auditorium


Horsfall Winners’ KING FM Live Broadcast

Friday, March 6, 2020, 8:00 PM

Tune in to Classical KING FM 98.1

2020 Seattle Flute Festival with Valerie Coleman

Commercial Exhibits, Young Artist Competition, Young Members Recital, Flute Choir Showcase, Weeping Willow Grant Presentation, Guest Artist Recital and Workshop

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Seattle Town Hall

Seattle Flute Society Flute Choir Performance

Sunday, April 26, 2020, 7:00 PM

Redmond United Methodist Church

Seattle Flute Society Flute Choir Performance

Sunday, May 3, 2020, 4:00 PM

Timber Ridge at Talus


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Donors are acknowledged in concert programs.


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